Egor Kraft

Alumnus 2016/17
THE NEW NORMAL
Egor Kraft is an interdisciplinary artist currently living and working between Moscow and Berlin. He studied media arts at Rodchenko School, the Academy of Arts Vienna, and Central St. Martins. His work sits on the boundaries between realities and their virtual misrepresentations. He participated in the 5th Moscow Biennial for Young Art, Ural Industrial Biennial, Ars Electronica, WRO Biennial, Impakt Festival, various exhibitions in ZKM, and other museum and solo shows internationally. Egor was nominated various times for Innovation Prize and Kuryokhin Prize, as well as Kandinsky Prize Creative Enterprise Award (UK) and the Pulsar Prize (FR). In 2019, he became VERTIGO STARTS residencies fellow and received a Garage Museum Art & Technology Grant. In 2017 he was included in the New East 100, a list of people, places and projects shaping the world today by Calvert Journal.
Education
2011 – 2017
acad­emy of fine arts vi­enna
Art & Me­dia
2014 – 2015
cen­tral st. mar­tins col­lege lon­don
Fine Art 4D
2009 – 2011
moscow rod­chenko art school
Me­dia Art
Work Experience
2012 – now
meta work creative bureau
Founder & Art Director
2015 – 2015
calvert 22, london
Freelancer, Artistic Director
2013 – 2013
moscow state tretyakov gallery
Freelancer Artistic Director, Lead Designer for special events program
2012 – 2012
jaime beriestain studio / barcelona
Commissioned Artist